Amtrak EMD F59PHI No. 456 leads a southbound Pacific Surfliner through Encinitas on its way to San Diego from Los Angeles.
Do You Know the Way to San Jose?Rounding the curve along San Pablo Bay in Hercules, CA, is Amtrak train 743, a Capitol Corridor train heading from Sacramento to San Jose. Th... (more)
Operation Lifesaver unit #457 cruises by along the California coastline at Emma Wood State Beach in the winter afternoon light a few days before New Years. Even during winter the warm California s... (more)
The golden hour has set as Amtrak Train 516 heads north to Vancouver, BC after meeting a southbound container train.
Train 73 rolls into its final destination of Charlotte passing by the Southern cantilever on borrowed time at AT&O Jct.
A workhose of Amtrak's Pacific Surfliner, AMTK 457, built by EMD in August of 1998, approaches its 19th year of service on the railroad as it's caught catching the golden light at the Redondo turn... (more)
Amtrak Cascades train 516 skirts along Richmond Beach during golden hour.
Amtrak Cascades train 513 is pushed along by an F59PHI catching a nice reflection off of Colony Creek.
Putting on a dog and pony show for Oregon DOT, a Cascades Talgo heads for Medford on CORP. It was quite incongruous to see the "high speed" train rolling along at 25 MPH on the Siskiyou ... (more)
Two of a kind.
view from REUNION Tower to the Trinity Rail Express F59PHI #570 at Dallas Union Station
Caltrans operates the Capitol Corridor commuter trains from San Jose Ca. to Sacramento Ca. in conjunction with Amtrak California. A northbound Capitol Corridor train with No.2002 pushes the train ... (more)
Amtrak Cascades heads past scenic Chambers Bay Golf Course on a peaceful summer evening near last light.
A northbound Amtrak Cascades heads under the Tacoma Narrows bridges with the Seahawks cabbage on the rear.
Back in the Saddle Cab AgainIn March of 1973, a few friends and I were fortunate enough to get into the cab of a S... (more)